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'Trapped in a Dating Sim: The World of Otome Games is Tough for Mobs' releases second PV

The second PV features the main cast with Akira Ishida as Luxion.

By: Nicole S. Castro on March 15, 2022 at 17:38 PHT

A second promotional video has been released for upcoming fantasy anime Trapped in a Dating Sim: The World of Otome Games is Tough for Mobs.

The TV anime will air on April 3, 2022 on AT-X and TOKYO MX.

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The second PV introduces the bulk of the cast, with the latest addition being Akira Ishida as Luxion, an artificial intelligence item with a giant black spaceship-like body.

The featured opening theme is Silent Minority by singer Kashitaro Ito, while the ending theme is Selfish by singer Riko Azuna.


  • Leon Fou Bartfort (CV: Takeo Ōtsuka 大塚剛央)

  • Olivia (CV: Kana Ichinose 市ノ瀬加那)

  • Angelica Rapha Redgrave (CV: Fairouz Ai ファイルーズあい)

  • Marie Fou Lafan (CV: Ayane Sakura 佐倉綾音)

  • Julius Rapha Holfort (CV: Kenichi Suzumura 鈴村健一)

  • Jilk Fia Marmoria (CV: Kōsuke Toriumi 鳥海浩輔)

  • Brad Fou Field (CV: Shinnosuke Tachibana 立花慎之介)

  • Chris Fia Arclight (CV: Kōji Yusa 遊佐浩二)

  • Greg Fou Seberg (CV: Nobuyuki Hiyama 檜山修之)

  • Luxion (CV: Akira Ishida 石田彰)


  • Original: Yomu Mishima's "Trapped in a Dating Sim..." (serialized in GC Novels/Micro Magazine)

  • Character draft: Monda

  • Director: Kazuya Miura, Shin'ichi Fukumoto

  • Series composition: Kenta Ihara

  • Character design: Masahiko Suzuki

  • Art directors: Takamasa Nakakuki, Ryousuke Kawai

  • Art setting: Youko Nakao

  • Color design: Miho Hasegawa

  • Cinematographer: Tomoyuki Ishiyama

  • Editor: Yusuke Ueno

  • Sound director: Takatoshi Hamano

  • Sound effects: Yui Ando

  • Music: Kana Hashiguchi, Show Aratame


Office worker Leon is reincarnated into a particularly punishing dating sim video game, where women reign supreme and only beautiful men have a seat at the table. But Leon has a secret weapon: he remembers everything from his past life, which includes a complete playthrough of the very game in which he is now trapped. Watch Leon spark a revolution to change this new world in order to fulfill his ultimate desire... of living a quiet, easy life in the countryside! (from MyAnimeList)

About Trapped in a Dating Sim: The World of Otome Games is Tough for Mobs

Source: Trapped in a Dating Sim... official Twitter, official website, Comic Natalie




Nicole is based in the Philippines and works as a freelance Japanese Translator/Interpreter and copywriter (English). She is a JLPT N2 passer who watches anime to "study" for N1. She has a long career history on LinkedIn (with primary focus on media and translation), but her anime watchlist is much, much longer.


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